Acer introduced a desktop version of the Chromebook. The Acer Chromebase DC221HQ series features two models: one with touchscreen (available in July) and one without (available this month).
Equipped with a 21.5 inch 1080p HD display, with a tilt-able stand adjustable from 15 to 75 degrees. Inside, an NVIDIA Tegra K1 quad-core processor and a 16 GB solid state drive. It boots in about 10 seconds.
Other features include 4GB of DDR3 1600Mhz memory, built-in HD webcam, two 3W audio speakers, HDMI out, USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 ports, WiFi, and Bluetooth for wireless connectivity. Bundled with a white USB keyboard and mouse, and complimentary 100 gigabytes of Google Drive storage for two years.
MSRP for the Acer Chromebase is $329.99 and $429.99 for the touchscreen model.